McCurry, Jessica Ann (Cleveland)

Thursday, February 8, 2018
Jessica McCurry
Jessica McCurry

Jessica Ann McCurry was welcomed into Heaven on February 6, 2018. 

She is survived by her husband, Carl Edward McCurry, children Wayne McCurry, Connie (McCurry) Miller, Marty McCurry and Jimmy McCurry.  

Jessica’s parents, Jess Addison Moore and Ruby Ellis (Powell) Moore gave Whitfield County its first quadruple birth, Jessica being the only infant survivor.  Best known to all as “Granny”, she lived life to the fullest, spending time with her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

We will greatly miss you Granny, you fought well.  

Ralph Buckner Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.



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